CM, Sushil Modi, Rabri Devi take oath in Bihar council
Bihar Chief Minister Nitish Kumar, his deputy Sushil Kumar Modi and predecessor Rabri Devi were among the 10 newly-elected members of the state legislative council to have been administered oath of office here today. Eleven people had been declared elected unopposed to the legislative council on April 19, out of whom all but one were administered oath by Deputy Chairman Haroon Rashid, a release from the Vidhan Parishad said.
Besides Kumar,sushil modi and Rabri Devi, others who took oath today included Sanjay Paswan (BJP), Prem Chandra Mishra (Congress), Rameshwar Mahto and Khalid Anwar (JDU), Ram Chandra Purve and Syed Khurshid Mohammed Mohsin (RJD) and Santosh Kumar Suman (HAM), it said. State health minister and BJP leader Mangal Pandey was out of station and likely to take oath at a later date.